country. it appears the nfl lockout has come to an end and welcome news for football fans everywhere. >> the nfl may have saved its season but on for small towns like courtland, new york. the damage may have been done. poppy harlowe is following the story. here she is. >> reporter: last summer, courtland, new york, looked like this. but this year, it won't look anything close. >> it's like royalty coming in to town for us. >> reporter: population 19,000, it's home to the new york jets training camp since 2009. >> coming up here, you know, it exceeded our expectations. >> reporter: a year ago, this field was full of jets players running drills and working out and attracting 41,000 spectators who filled the local bars and restaurants. but this year, there's none. in the midst of the nfl lockout, jets management canceled training camp here. telling cnn money the planning is extensive.